Remember daisy wheel printers? Dot matrix printers? Ribbon printers? They largely disappeared when the early laser printers were introduced. The first laser printers sold for more than $100,000. So it was big news when Canon came out in 1979 with a laser printer for $10,000. The first Apple laserwriter sold for $6,798 in 1987. This show looks at several early printer options including the Apple LaserWriter Plus, the Hewlett Packard LaserJet II, and the Okidata LaserLine 6...
Keywords: laser; printer; hewlett packard
|Color Printers - Arabic|
Arabic subtitled version of this program. The availability of reasonably priced color printers changed the way people and businesses used computers. This program covers new color printers from Hewlett Packard, Tektronix, QMS, Canon, ColossalJet, and ProofPositive. Originally broadcast in 1994.
Keywords: color; printer; printing; arabic; hewlett packard
|European Technology Roundtable and Exhibition Rome, 2001 - Part 3|
"I told you so." In 2001, Silicon Valley experts doubted that Carly Fiorina's plan for HP to acquire Compaq would work. See their comments in this special program covering the European Technology Roundtable and Exhibition in Rome.
Keywords: hp; hewlett packard; compaq; Microsoft; Dell; carly fiorina; Bill Gates; Michael Dell; Conferences: ETRE; Wireless